TLC’s First Scripted Series Tyler Perry’s “Too Close To Home” Premieres

Tyler Perry mixes it up with media on the red carpet at the 82nd Academy Awards March 7, 2010 in Hollywood.

Tyler Perry’s Too Close To Home debuts on Monday, August 22, 2016, at 9pm ET/PT with a two-hour premiere. An 8-part drama, Too Close To Home, tells the story of a young woman from a modest upbringing who discovers she may have a bright future in Washington D.C.’s fast-paced political scene. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Kim Fields Makes Appearance On ‘Greatest Hits’ On ABC

Kim Fields On Camera - ABCs Greatest Hits (2)This Thursday, ABC will air a Ken Ehrlich produced special that celebrates the enduring artists and music of the early 1990s. Continue Reading →

Oprah’s OWN Unveils New Trailer Of Series ‘QUEEN SUGAR’ For Harlemites (video)

queensugar1Today, Oprah Winfrey Network released an extended trailer of its new original drama series “Queen Sugar,” from award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay (Harlem World Magazine covered her at the Cocktails, Cinema & Revolution and the Essence Festival), executive producer Oprah Winfrey and Warner Horizon Television.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: TV One’s “Rickey Smiley For Real” Renewed For Season 3

Rickey Smiley1TV One today announced the third season renewal of the heartwarming comedic docu-series Rickey Smiley For Real.   Continue Reading →

OWN Presents “Queen Sugar” At Essence Fest 2016 (Photos)

own1On Saturday, July 5, 2016, OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, with Harlem swagger completed day two of its “Queen Sugar” Essence Festival promo run with a Q&A on the “Empowerment” mainstage. Continue Reading →

The ‘Legendary Dudas’, Nickelodeon’s New Live-Action Comedy For Harlem Families

the legendary dudas on nickMeet Sam and Tyler Duda–two polar-opposite brothers whose worlds’ collide when they unexpectedly end up in the same homeroom class, in Legendary Dudas, Nickelodeon’s new live-action comedy series, shot in a single-camera ‘mockumentary’ format. Continue Reading →

MNN El Barrio Will Host Summer Youth Program In Harlem

mnn12Starting July 5, the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center will host a five-week youth program in collaboration with Alianza Dominicana, El Barrio Operation Fightback, and the Police Athletic league through NYC’s Summer Youth Employment Program. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Tyler Perry’s New ‘Too Close To Home’ Premieres On TLC

TLC Tyler Perry's Too Close to Home Cast1TLC started production with Tyler Perry Studios on the network’s first scripted series Too Close to Home, written, directed and produced by Tyler Perry.  Continue Reading →

Ex-Harlemite Gbenga Akinnagbe Stars In ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’

Gbenga AkinnagbeOne-time Harlem and Washington Heights resident, uptown guy Gbenga Akinnagbe (“The Following,” “The Wire”) stars opposite Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Maika Monroe and Joey King in Roland Emmerich’s long-awaited “Independence Day: Resurgence.” Continue Reading →

HW Pick: OWN Los Angeles Premiere of “GREENLEAF”

orpahteam6On Thursday, June 15th, 2016, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network hosted a private screening event at The Lot in West Hollywood to celebrate the premiere of “Greenleaf” the network’s highly anticipated new original drama series. Continue Reading →